Pregnancy & Parenting

Diabetes During Pregnancy is Potentially Dangerous – Know Why!

Attaining and sustaining pregnancy is not only a joy to an organized couple; it specifically causes a lot of joy in you as the expecting mother. You certainly make necessary steps to ensure that your unborn baby’s health and yours is in top condition to allow for safe delivery. While women with less medical conditions will find it easy coping with pregnancy, you are faced with many health challenges if

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Pregnancy & Parenting

Risks Of Pregnancy After 40

We live in a fast world where you are forced to work hard and struggle to find financial independence before you finally think of settling down and starting a family. This is however at a cost. You are likely to delay getting into a serious relationship or marriage. Delaying marriage or getting pregnant at a later stage puts you in a good position to take care of your baby from

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Pregnancy & Parenting

4 Proven Diet Tips For Lactating Mothers (Breastfeeding)

Lactation period is the most important period of your baby’s life. Depending on the way you breastfeed your child, it may grow to become a strong healthy baby or a weakling. It is only unfortunate that some lactating mothers abandon natural lactation, opting for artificial ways of feeding their infant babies. Such women fail to appreciate the fact that breasting infants for the first six months without any other additional

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Getting Pregnant

4 Factors to Know if its Right Time To Get Pregnant

When is it the right time to have a baby? This is a common question amongst newly married women and the usual answer is usually when one is prepared. While you may take the term ‘preparedness’ as simple as it sounds, it involves a lot. It is a fact that you look forward to bringing up your baby in the best way you can and you would not wish to

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Pregnancy & Parenting

Best Dresses To Wear During Pregnancy

Being pregnant comes along with high expectations. You try to imagine the personality of the baby you will bring forth, try to imagine the best way you will bring it up and the best that you will be able to provide it. While all these are important to consider, do not ignore yourself, especially on your dressing. It is common to find pregnant women withdrawing from the public, resorting to

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Pregnancy & Parenting

Top 10 Emotional & Physical Changes in Pregnancy

While pregnancy comes along with happiness and high expectations, you are definitely bound to be affected in one way or another throughout the pregnancy term. While some of the effects are physical, others are emotional. Without the necessary knowledge of how to deal with the same, the effects can become serious, leading to unhealthy pregnancy term. Physical Changes in Pregnancy Some of the physical pregnancy effects you are bound to

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Pregnancy & Parenting

Parenting Guidelines – What is Positive Parenting?

Contrary to popular belief, parenting does not start with the birth of a baby. It starts right from infancy although to adulthood. It is your responsibility as a parent to promote and support in all ways. You need to provide children with physical, emotional and social support. In addition, you are responsible for their intellectual development. Although various factors including your social class, income and culture are bound to affect

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Getting Pregnant

3 Easy Tips To Get Pregnant Naturally

“I want a baby!” I have a friend who really wants to conceive. She’s been married to a wonderful husband of three years but she still doesn’t have a baby to show for it. It saddens me that this beautiful, compassionate woman is not yet blessed with a child who will benefit from her love. To make her feel better, I actually compiled some tips to help her on how to conceive. For a

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Pregnancy & Parenting

Birth Control – Facts You Must Know

Science has made plenty of breakthroughs in the medical field in recent decades, that includes birth control. Birth control is a term that is used to describe techniques to prevent fertilization and to reduce the risk of unwanted pregnancy. It includes contraception, and abortion. For educational purposes, we will focus more on contraception. People often associate birth control with pills and condoms. It is important to make the correct choice because your health and protection

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Pregnancy & Parenting

7 Things a New Mom Expects From Her Partner

Although moms go through various challenges right from when they conceive, the situation after the arrival of the baby is more challenging. The immediate post-baby period presents moms with both emotional and physical challenges that can be hard to overcome, especially if they have uncaring and unwilling partners. The regular movements in an effort to satisfy a baby’s needs coupled with holding of the baby in the first few weeks

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